Natural hazards are not necessarily unavoidable all the time, but there are definite precautions we can take to help lessen damage in the event of them happening. This free worksheet is a great way to engage your child with informative text that talks about how engineers help protect us against natural hazards. Your child will then have the opportunity to choose the appropriate choice from the options given, working on their reading comprehension skills as they do.
When we're teaching our kids about natural weather phenomenon, we of course pay attention to ways we can make the damage from such weather events less devastating. This free worksheet is a great way to teach children about what they can do in severe weather situations. It also helps them learn what may not necessarily be helpful in those situations, as they follow up the reading by checking off the given actions that would protect the home in the event of excessive rain.
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